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Willesden

[wilz-duh n]
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noun
  1. a former borough, now part of Brent, in SE England, near London.
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  • As a matter of fact, the place turned out to be the other side of Willesden.

    Three Men on the Bummel

    Jerome K. Jerome

  • "Bury her in Willesden churchyard, as she requested, on Sunday," said Jack.

  • But you must promise me not to go near that abandoned hussy at Willesden.

    Jack Sheppard, Vol. I (of III)

    W. Harrison Ainsworth

  • The road from Willesden and Neasden forks at the top of its ascent from the Brent.

    Middlesex

    A.R. Hope Moncrieff

  • He directed that they should be buried side by side in Willesden churchyard.